Do you need to keep up-to-date with health management information?
The Health Planning and Management Library can help you
The Health Planning & Management Library provides information
on management, health services management, and health facilities
planning and design. You can access information on topics such as
organisational change, leadership, human resource management,
leadership, lean thinking, quality, primary health services and aged
The Library maintains a small, but focused collection of print
journals, books and reports, including many HOSPLAN and other related
materials that are unique in Australia. This is supplemented with
access to full-text bibliographic databases which provide the
latest knowledge in the health management and planning domain.
The Library is open to anyone who would like to use the resources
and facilities. Charges apply for photocopying and some
services. Bookings are essential.
For ACHSM Members
The Health Planning & Management Library offers ACHSM members free access to the major health bibliographic databases from:
EBSCO (Health Business™ Elite, Health Policy Reference Center and MEDLINE Complete),
ProQuest (ProQuest Health Management™) ,
Informit Health Collection.
Many citations will have access to full-text articles directly.
Full-text journal articles may be requested from the library if
Journal Document Delivery
For ACHSM members articles are generally free unless they need to be
obtained from a University. In this case for each article the charge is
$18.00 (incl. GST). Articles are scanned and emailed. Your first
request for articles will need to be accompanied by a completed
"Copyright Declaration Form". You will not need to submit subsequent
forms for future article requests.
Copyright Declaration Form
Books are available for loan within Australia, the requester bears the cost of the return postage to ACHSM.
With our online tutorials, you can learn, in your own time, how to find information and make the most of the Library. Click to access online tutorials.
We can undertake some research for you. This service to members is
free for the first 2 hours and thereafter a charge of $50/hour applies.
Literature Search Request Form
Monday, Tuesday and Thursday 8.30am - 4.30pm
Ph: +61 2 8753 5100 Fax: +61 2 9816 2255
PO Box 959, Ryde NSW 1680
Suites 301, Level 3
5-9 Devlin Street, Top Ryde 2112